Coronavirus COVID-19: 2nd Special Collection
Special Collection : Infection control and prevention measuresThe Cochrane Library released a second Special Collection on Coronavirus (COVID-19): Infection control and prevention measures. This collection pulls together the Cochrane Reviews that are identified as most directly relevant to the prevention of infec
COVID-19 Core outcome set project survey
In response to the COVID-19 global pandemic, much research is underway. It is important to know which outcomes should be given priority in future COVID-19 studies. We need you to complete this 10-min survey to share which impacts of COVID-19 you think are most important - this will help guide future research.Participate here: https://www.covid-19-cos.org/get-involved
Workshops in Lausanne: Meta-analysis & Understanding systematic reviews
These two workshops have been cancelled and will be rescheduled in 2021!
Cochrane Special Collection: Coronavirus (2019-nCoV): evidence relevant to critical care
The 2019 Coronavirus outbreak was declared a global Public Health Emergency by the World Health Organization (WHO) on 30th January 2020.
Hopin Session Monday 22 March 2021
Join us for a virtual meeting with colleaguesFor our global community staff, members and supportersMeeting on Monday 22 March 2021
Pharmacological treatments for psoriasis - Living Systematic Review with network meta analysis
Psoriasis is a frequent inflammatory skin disease affecting between 2% and 8% of the general population. Psoriasis affects deeply quality of life. There is currently no cure for psoriasis, but various treatments can help to control the symptoms; thus, long-term treatment is usually needed.
Cochrane Library: Series of articles in the Swiss Medical Journal
From 6 November, four-part articles series on the Cochrane Library is featured in the Schweizerische Ärztezeitung. Previously, this newspaper rose attention to the free access to this information by means of half-page advertisements.
Cochrane evidence around nutrition in German
Many Cochrane reviews deal with nutritional topics. Cochrane Nutrition (https://nutrition.cochrane.org) contains a list of 800 such reviews. From these, in collaboration with Cochrane Germany, we have selected 150 of the most relevant for German speaking countries. The plain language summaries of these reviews have been translated into German since May 2019 and published continuously in Cochrane Kompakt.
New Special Collection: Reducing pain in infants, children, and adolescents
A new Cochrane Library Special Collection has been released: Reducing pain in infants, children, and adolescents. This Collection brings together the latest evidence for paediatric treatments for acute and chronic pain, to guide practice, policy, and funding.
The Biennial Report 2017 & 2018 is now online!
The Biennial Report 2017 & 2018 is now online!Our activities during the past two years were aligned with the four main objectives in Cochrane’s “Strategy to 2020”: producing evidence, making evidence available, advocating for evidence and developing the organization. Our own strategic plan is consistent with this broader strategy while adjusting it to the healthcare setting in Switzerland and the resources available to our Associate Centre.